$50 Donation Match When You Adopt A Classroom

*** Last Updated 8/11/20 at 8:25PM CST: 0 matching donations remain. *** 2020 created new challenges for educators in the spring, and the back-to-school season is looking to be just as difficult. Our 2020 Teacher Spending Survey revealed that teacher spending is on the rise again. Teachers are spending an average of $745 during the […]

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Boy Scouts of America is Giving Back to Teachers & Schools

The Boy Scouts of America is teaming up with AdoptAClassroom.org as their service partner for their Family Fun Fests on August 8 and September 12, 2020. During the virtual events, Scouts and their families, and those of you checking out the Scouts, can participate in a service program by donating to AdoptAClassroom.org in support of […]

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Join Burlington to Support Teachers in Your Community and Nationwide. Your Help Is Needed Now More Than Ever.

We’re proud to kick-off our fourth year partnering with Burlington Stores in support of K-12 teachers in communities across the U.S. Now through September 7, Burlington customers are invited to donate at check-out at one of 730+ Burlington stores nationwide. All funds raised will support teachers and will benefit K-12 students, whether they are learning […]

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Why Diverse Books Matter, Especially During Distance Learning

Teachers tell us that one of their biggest needs in the classroom is for diverse books that are culturally relevant for their students. Especially given current events and the struggle to keep students engaged with distance learning, we wanted to highlight our vendor partnership with Lee & Low Books. Lee & Low Books is the […]

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Nominate a Michigan Teacher to win $500
Nominate a Michigan Teacher to Win $500

Now more than ever, teachers deserve our help. That’s why Kleenex® and Meijer have teamed up with AdoptAClassroom.org to reward 50 outstanding teachers in Meijer’s home state of Michigan each with a $500 Meijer gift card for their school supply needs, whether they are teaching in the classroom or from home. Now through August 31st, […]

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Take the donor-advised fund #HalfMyDaf Challenge.
Donor-Advised Fund Challenge: #HalfMyDAF

$120 billion is sitting unspent in donor-advised funds that is needed TODAY to help teachers during 2020. Pledge to #HalfMyDAF and be eligible for matching funds.

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Six Ways to Help Teachers during COVID-19
Six Ways to Help Teachers During COVID-19

Whether you have time or money to donate, you can pick one of these six tactics to support teachers in your life so learning doesn’t stop.

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Effects of Poverty on Education During Distance Learning
Effects of Poverty on Education During Distance Learning

The abrupt nationwide shift to Distance Learning has underscored the effects of poverty on education. Educators were left scrambling, often with little or no budget, to acquire needed resources for virtual instruction. As a result, hundreds of students across the country have been left behind, many of whom were already facing obstacles, such as food […]

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AdoptAClassroom.org’s Dedication to Racial Equity

In the weeks following the killing of George Floyd by police, right here in our hometown of Minneapolis, protests have rippled across the country demanding change to end pervasive and systemic racial injustice in our country. As we process our outrage, grief, and pain, the staff and board of AdoptAClassroom.org have been reflecting on what […]

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